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Local News May 22, 2014  RSS feed
SEEK ROAD REDESIGN
CB 6 Eyes Qns. Blvd. Study
     Community Board 6 members voted at its meeting
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Glendale Shelter Meet Is This Evening In M. V.
     Community Board 5 will conduct a public hearing
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News From The Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association
How Parks Dept. Can Avoid Barking Up The Wrong Tree
     Sometimes our city’s government can have a very
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WARY OF DEVELOPMENT
R’wood Housing Plan Blasted
     Plans to develop housing on an industrial Ridgewood< 
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City Council Bill Punishes Most Negligent Landlords
Mandates More Building Repairs
     Legislation to preserve affordable housing units and increa 
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COUNCIL SPEAKER POPS INTO F. HILLS
Mark-Viverito Surprises Civic
     New City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito made< 
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Crowley Leaves Midville For New Glendale Office
Opens District Base At Atlas Park
     After spending her first term in Middle Village,
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AREA DROWNS IN BOOZE
CB 4 Upset Over Corona Bars
     Corona and Elmhurst are flooded with alcohol-related 
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Coming This Fall To The L & M Lines: More Trains
MTA Boosts Svc. To Meet Demand
     Packed by popular demand, the L and M
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MIDVILLE CIVIC ON THE BRINK
Could Fold If No New Leaders Are Found
     June’s meeting may be the last for the
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POLS TALK ISSUES AT WDHVN. BLOCK
From Traffic Bills To Graffiti
     Two local politicians updated the Woodhaven Residents’
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News From The 112th Precinct COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Opportunities For Youth
     The 112th Precinct Community Council is looking for  
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City Council Approves Member Item Reforms
To Take Politics Out Of Process
     A rules reform package to change how City
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TRANSIT NEWS and Updates Metropolitan Transportation Authority
     Service Changes For Memorial Weekend All MTA New York City Transit subways and buses—and all MTA Bus Company bus routes—will operate on a Sunday schedule on Memorial Day Monday, May 26. Riders are advised to plan their trips accordingly and allow for additional travel time.
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TRAFFIC NEWS and Updates
New York City Department Of Transportation
     Street Cleaning Suspensions Alternate-side parking rules and meter regulations will be suspended citywide on Memorial Day Monday, May 26. Drive safely and remember to enjoy all festivities responsibly.
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It’s In Queens!
News From The Queens Tourism Council
     Get ready to be taken for a ride! There’s a fantastic, outdoor model train show pulling into Flushing for Memorial Day Weekend. Other enrichment opportunities include live theater, live music, a walking tour and foreign films.  Here’s the rundown. 
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Queens & Brooklyn
Community CALENDAR
     TODAY MASPETH HIGH SCHOOL Theater Department will present “Titus Andronicus” by William Shakespeare today and tomorrow at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the school, 54-40 74th St., Maspeth. For information call 1-718-803-7100. COMMUNITY BOARD 5 will 
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LaGuardia Student Awarded For Her Entrepreneurship El Khang Wins Integrity Award
     A nonprofit microlender presented LaGuardia Community College
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All Aboard For Train Show At Qns. Botanical Garden
Rail Exhibit This Holiday Weekend
     This Memorial Day weekend, Saturday, May 24 through  
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News From The SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
Disabled Vets Claims Expedited
     On Memorial Day, as we pay tribute to the men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country, we also share some news about Social Security disability benefits for veterans with disabilities: a new expedited disability process. 
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